WorkSmart Converge
Jun
12
1:00 PM13:00

WorkSmart Converge

Join us for an informal social gathering as we foster opportunities to connect local college students, entrepreneurs, business owners and working professionals.

Everyone hits bumps in the road, no matter how smart, driven or successful they’ve been so far. Think about the bright high school student who struggles once they get to college, or the ambitious entrepreneur, slow to take off. Now take a minute to think back on your career, no matter how long or short it’s been. How did you get through those rough times when the future looked hazy and you were filled with self doubt?

WorkSmart Converge encourages sharing the challenges you have faced or are facing now, and imparting the lessons of experience with one another.

WorkSmart Converge is an interactive social gathering to spark discussion and connection so you can:

  • Offer & receive guidance and encouragement

  • Gain exposure to fresh ideas and approaches

  • Reflect on goals and practices

  • Identify emerging talent

  • Encourage a culture of growth and leadership

  • Find support for personal growth and professional development

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Advokate For Your Business, A Four Part Series
May
21
5:15 PM17:15

Advokate For Your Business, A Four Part Series

Advokate is continuing a series of workshops for entrepreneurs
and entrepreneurs-to-be .

Join us in the conference room as Advokate focuses this month on marketing budgets, with a presentation and interactive workshop.

Is print dead? What is a marketing mix? With X amount of dollars, where should I spend it?

Inbound marketing — what even is that?

Come to this two-hour seminar where we will discuss these ideas and more.

Bring business cards to network with your classmates. Light refreshments are provided.

Workshops are $30 each. This, and future Advokate for your Business workshops, all take place on Tuesday evenings from 5:15 to 7:30 p.m.

 Note that space is limited.

 
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Of A Certain Age: A Workshop For Women In The Workplace
Apr
17
5:00 PM17:00

Of A Certain Age: A Workshop For Women In The Workplace

This event has been cancelled by the organizers.

I apologize for any inconvenience.

Join us for an energetic and informative workshop provided by three dynamic women who will leave you feeling informed, empowered and excited!

Sherry Finkel Murphy,
Brandon Dewyea
and
Lisa Boucher
will touch on topics such as:

>How to be assured when presenting an idea or project at the office
>Understanding the power, importance and timing of negotiation among the workforce
>How to exude confidence with your posture, walk and handshake
>Tangible dressing tips to compliment your profession and body type
>The state of today's marketplace
>Why the words we say and think truly matter
And that is truly just a taste!

Fee: $25 per person
Space is limited. *Pre-registration required.

Event Sponsored By:
Sherry Finkel Murphy, MS, RICP(r), CFP(r), Northwestern Mutual

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Trends In College Admissions
Mar
5
6:30 PM18:30

Trends In College Admissions

We had a great group of students and parents learning about the latest trends in college admissions and how those trends affect the college search process.

If you missed Maria’s “Trends in College Admissions” workshop you can access the resources she reviewed and more on the Resources page of her website. You can also sign up to receive periodic emails with preselected college planning articles, tips, and online tools.

To stay in the know, follow Maria on Facebook.

 

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Tell Your Story and Create Engaging Content
Jan
24
6:00 PM18:00

Tell Your Story and Create Engaging Content

Learn How To Leverage Social Media For Business in 2019

Join us for this interactive workshop as Charles Cornell explains how to create and share content to engage with your customers, noting “Today, it is more important than ever to tell your story” .

Come enjoy networking and an informative presentation
followed by a bit of Q&A time.

Free for Members | $10 for Non-Members

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Moments By Kate
Jan
18
5:30 PM17:30

Moments By Kate

Please meet the newest addition to the WorkSmart community, Kate Paquette of Moments By Kate.

Kate is a lover of photography, nature, animals and travel. She lives in Vermont where she draws on inspiration from the beauty she finds in the landscape and her natural surroundings. Her sense of adventure and eye for composition can sometimes result in her standing knee deep in freezing water temperatures to capture the perfect photo!

To get to know Katie more read here.

Join Kate for her exhibit launch on January 18th, 2019 at 5:30pm

Find Moments By Kate on Facebook.

Follow Moments By Kate on Instagram

Shop Moments By Kate

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Here and There.... A Passion for Place
Sep
21
to Nov 24

Here and There.... A Passion for Place

I am excited to announce WorkSmart is hosting an Art Exhibition featuring accomplished Artist, Nancy Philo. 

Nancy has taught and worked professionally for more than twenty years and has received numerous awards and distinctions  

The exhibition will feature a range of Nancy's latest acrylic and watercolor creations inspired by her time spent in Sante Fe, New Mexico and the Adirondacks of New York.

Please RSVP to Nancy
518-832-3617
nensiart@Instagram

Read Nancy's Story

Nancy Philo with “Potting Shed”

Nancy Philo with “Potting Shed”

 
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Coffee with Creatives
Aug
16
7:30 PM19:30

Coffee with Creatives

 
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Whether you're a designer yourself, work with them, or just want to get to know a few, this is a great opportunity to connect with your community. Grab a cup of coffee or a drink and let's chat! 

This event is free, we just ask you register in advance so we can manage numbers. Thanks!

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Ribbon Cutting & Launch Party
Jul
26
to Jul 27

Ribbon Cutting & Launch Party

Well, that was fun!!
Thank you to all of the friends and family who were able to join us as we celebrated the launch of our coworking space in downtown Glens Falls!

Thank you to Tricia Rogers, who brought those frightening shears to cut the ribbon, and all of the Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce who were out in force.

Thanks to friends from Soroptimist International of the Adirondacks for all of your support.

Proud to host our coworkers, including resident Odoo expert, Zachary Waite, and his family. Pierre and Amy also shared in the festivities and caught up with a friend.  We learn so much from our members every day!

Of course, we appreciate representation from Glen Street Associates, StoredTech,  SUNY Adirondack, new friends from Pioneer Bank, and old friends from Greenwood Builders, Jarrett Engineers and Roberts Environmental.

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College Planning 101: Summer Jumpstart by Maria Nissi
Jun
12
6:30 PM18:30

College Planning 101: Summer Jumpstart by Maria Nissi

Maria Nissi brought a free college planning presentation to WorkSmart for students thinking about the college application process and their parents.
Participants

  • Left with ten steps for getting a jumpstart on the college search and application process
  • Were presented with preselected college planning resources for which they could register
  • Enjoyed light refreshments and met their local college planner

Watch for more WorkSmart events with Maria Nissi in the coming weeks!

Learn more about Maria at marianissi.com, or contact her at marianissi@outlook.com

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